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Is Coke off the Menu in the Rooney Household?

Is Coke off the Menu in the Rooney Household?

The fortunes of Wayne Rooney continue to resemble a roller-coaster ride.

With every peak there`s a trough and whilst Wayne looks to be heading off to Prague, with Coleen, to try and patch up his domestic situation, his antics have, according to a red-top Sunday tabloid, forced one of major sponsorship deals to collapse.

It would appear that Coca-Cola have pulled the plug on his £7 million deal. Apparently the company put a high value on family values and Wayne has, accordingly, paid the ultimate price.

Talking about the move, some quotes are provided from a US Marketing expert, who puts it into perspective, remarking,

"To lose a £7 million deal makes Wayne Rooney`s indiscretion the most expensive in history. What an incredible own goal. I can see why Coke have done it - he`s damaged goods."

Although the loss of the £7 million appears shocking, we shouldn`t imagine Wayne is down to counting his last few pennies just yet.

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Writer:Red Boy
Date:Sunday October 3 2010
Time: 1:31PM

Comments

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just love the headline though!
merlin
03/10/2010 15:32:00
0
Whats 7 mil to Rooney?
TheFamousNo7
03/10/2010 19:24:00
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Coke's off the menu now is it? Don't forget to tell Rio that.
fifthcolumnblue
04/10/2010 09:58:00
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naughty naughty - the PC police will have you!
Red Boy
04/10/2010 20:40:00
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so do they buy Pepsi now?
JuvenileD
04/10/2010 21:15:00
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Sorry redboy, couldn't resist!
fifthcolumnblue
04/10/2010 22:55:00
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must admit the headline made me chuckle!
Al Billy
05/10/2010 20:22:00
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Coca Cola hava a high value on family values what a lot of Balderdash that drink is CRAP ffs Jock Stein Barred in in the 60s why do so many people still buy this garbage.
dannybhoy46
06/10/2010 13:55:00
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